In 2016 UAH 7 bln 105 mln to be spent for armament and military equipment

2016-01-19 09:50:00 | ID: 17202

Tuesday, January 19. KYIV — In accordance with the defence budget expenditures, in 2016, UAH 7 billion 105 million will be spent for development of armament and military equipment. It exceeds the 2014 budgeting in four times.

In 2015, according to the State Defence Order, there were bought about 4,700 units of armament and military equipment and over 400,000 missiles and ammunitions. 18 weapon systems were put into service. Moreover, since the beginning of the ‘anti-terror’ operation the deployed system of technical support permitted to renew over 34,000 units of armament and military equipment.